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Maddow: Republicans mislead on FBI role to avoid Kavanaugh investigation

Rachel Maddow

Maddow: Republicans mislead on FBI role to avoid Kavanaugh investigation

Rachel Maddow shows the history of the FBI performing background checks on judicial nominees and wonders what it is about Brett Kavanaugh and the sex assault accusation against him that his accuser is calling for an FBI investigation but Republicans are pretending that's not the FBI's job.

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Ex-Judiciary Committee staffer: Blasey Ford treated worse than Anita Hill

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Ex-Judiciary Committee staffer: Blasey Ford treated worse than Anita Hill

Kristine Lucius says that the Judiciary Committee Republicans, by not letting the FBI investigate Dr. Ford's claims and by not allowing other witnesses to testify at the upcoming hearing, that Dr. Ford is being treated worse than Anita Hill during her hearing 27 years ago. Lisa Graves also joins.

As midterms approach, new polls favor Dems

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As midterms approach, new polls favor Dems

Could Texas break in Texas for Ted Cruz's Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke? Will Andrew Gillum beat Ron DeSantis in Florida? The Morning Joe panel digs into new polling for clues on what may happen in the midterm elections.

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